Protoform: NAQA.1 [PN] Become quiet (of a crying child); pacified

Description: Become quiet (of a crying child); pacified
Reconstruction: Reconstructs to PN: Polynesian

Pollex entries:

Language Reflex Description Source
East Futuna Naʔa Quiet, to become (Mfr)
East Uvea Naʔa Stop crying, become quiet (Rch)
Hawaiian Naa Calmed, quieted, assuaged, pacified (Pki)
Lau Na To be satisfied, of the mind (Ivs)
New Zealand Maori Naa Satisfied, content (Wms)
Niue Naa To be quiet, to stop crying (Sph)
Penrhyn Naa To cease ; to stop crying (Yda)
Pukapuka Waka/naa/ To desist from (Bge)
Raʔivavae Naa To be satisfied, content (Zpn)
Rarotongan Naa Abate, subside, stop (of rain or tears) (Bse)
Samoan Naa To quiet, hush (as a crying child) (Prt)
Tahitian Naa Cesser de pleurer (Lmt)
Tokelau Naa (of young children) Stop crying (Sma)
Tongan Naʔa Cease crying (of a child) (Cwd)
Tongan Náä Hush! (Mar)
Tongan Fucca náa To appease, as one would a child (Mar)
Tuamotu Naa Become quiet (Stn)
Tuvalu Naa Stop crying (Rby)
West Futuna Ka/na Be quiet! (to children) (Cpl)
West Futuna Na/na/gina (ANI) Comfort, hope (n) Uncertain Semantic Connection (Cpl)
West Uvea Naa Cesser de pleurer (Hmn)

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